VOLUME XV, ISSUE XXI IDHS/SUPR Releases a NOFO for Pregnant & Parenting Persons Enhanced Recovery Home (PPP-ERH)

SUPR Releases a NOFO for Pregnant & Parenting Persons Enhanced Recovery Home (PPP-ERH)

The Illinois Department of Human Services/Division of Substance Use Prevention and Recovery (IDHS/SUPR) has released a Non-Competitive Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for Pregnant and Parenting Persons Enhanced Recovery Home (PPP-ERH).IDHS/SUPR envisions a human service system that enables all to thrive regardless of race, zip code and disability. IDHS/SUPR vows to pursue equity and racial justice with intention, vigor, and tenacity.

This Non-Competitive NOFO is intended to support that mission by providing an opportunity to create a family-like environment that provides individualized recovery-oriented services for Pregnant and Parenting Persons (PPP) and their family impacted by substance use and mental health disorders and improve maternal and infant health outcomes. Enhanced Recovery Homes (ERH) offer an enhanced structure and expand services beyond the current and regulatory requirements for recovery homes.

The PPP-ERH addresses specific needs of the target population by designing innovative services that adjust to the fluctuating needs of the high-risk population being served. The focus is on the well-being of the family which includes supporting all stages of recovery and providing a safe and stable environment for the family to thrive and work towards self-sufficiency at their own pace.

IDHS/SUPR anticipates the availability of approximately $1,000,000 in total funding and anticipates funding between 1-2 grants. Applicants must submit a program plan that describes the proposed services that will be delivered in the identified geographic service area(s) and the unique features and characteristics of how the organization will approach the delivery of the services identified in this NOFO.

The deadline for submission is April 25, 2022, by 3:00pm.